Adverse Childhood Experiences


Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are common adversities faced before the age of 18 that increase the risk for negative health outcomes. This course introduces ACEs, describes the risk and protective factors associated with them, and how such encounters impact a person throughout the lifespan. The course also explores resilience, a cultivated trait that combats ACEs.


The following are courses for both families and providers. Choose the modules that more closely reflect you and your interest. For instance, if you are a provider and registered as such, click the series for providers. If you are a family member and have a different connection to this topic, choose the series for families.